1 Biographical Movie |
3 Print Biographies |
2 Interviews |
9 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
4 Magazine Cover Photos |
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[from an interview in "Ms." magazine] I used to be a Catholic. I left because I object to conversion by concussion. If you don't agree with what they teach, you get clobbered over the head until you do. All that does is change the shape of the head.
He has twice played characters from Maine, from opposite ends of the ethical spectrum. In M*A*S*H
(1972) he was noble surgeon Hawkeye Pierce, whose hometown was Crabapple Cove. In The Aviator
(2004) he played corrupt U.S. Sen. Owen Brewster
, nemesis of Howard Hughes
. The author of the original "M*A*S*H" books, Maine doctor Richard Hornberger (writing as Richard Hooker
), based the Pierce character...
The role of Captain Benjamin Franklin "Hawkeye" Pierce on M*A*S*H